Mostafa Waziri

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities begins restoration works for archaeological Mohammad Ali Bridge

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 01:15 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has started the restoration and maintenance of the archaeological Mohammad Ali Bridge in El-Qanater City, Qalyubia Governorate, in coordination with the Ministry of Irrigation and the City Council.

In 2021, Saqqara will continue to reveal its secrets, amaze the world

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 01:38 GMT

From Saqqara, Egypt's Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities will announce the first discoveries of 2021.

Board of Directors of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities approves decisions to promote cultural tourism in Egypt

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 - 01:09 GMT

The Board of Directors of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, in its convention headed by Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enany on December 29, approved decisions to promote cultural tourism in Egypt.

Saqqara, the land of endless secrets and discoveries

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 02:01 GMT

In October 2020, and in an international press conference attended by more the 50 ambassadors from around the world, the Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities announced the discovery of 59 sealed and colored sarcophagi from the Twenty-Sixth Dynasty.

New archaeological discovery in Saqqara to be announced early 2021

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 12:40 GMT

In 2021, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is preparing to announce a large archaeological discovery.

Restoration of Isis Temple in Aswan completed

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 12:12 GMT

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has completed the restoration and development work in the Isis Temple in Aswan, in preparation for its opening soon.

2020: Year of Egyptian archaeological discoveries

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 01:46 GMT

During 2020, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities announced a set of important archaeological discoveries, which were accomplished through the Egyptian mission.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. visits Archaeological Replicas Factory

Sun, 06 Dec 2020 - 12:46 GMT

This factory is the first of its kind in Egypt. It is scheduled to be officially opened in early 2021 after its workers complete their training.

Saqqara Model, under investigation

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 01:26 GMT

Mohamed Youssef, director of the Saqqara Antiquities Area, said that a model entered the area with a normal "entry ticket" permit, and not a ticket or permit to photograph.

Citizen arrested for illegally excavating under his home

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 03:00 GMT

His house is located inside the residential block of Al-Bahnasa in Minya Governorate, which is under the authority of the Islamic Antiquities Sector.

Egypt's tourism & antiquities min. convenes with directors of archaeological institutes in Cairo

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 02:53 GMT

The meeting discussed ways of cooperation in the field of scientific and archaeological work in general and for the Grand Egyptian Museum in particular.

Were coffins transferred from the Saqqara cache to the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir?

Wed, 18 Nov 2020 - 02:02 GMT

On November 14, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enani, announced the discovery of 100 delicately colored coffins, and 40 dazzling statues, in the Saqqara antiquities area.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities expresses utmost respect for the profession of journalism

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 01:06 GMT

The ministry expresses its support and constant cooperation with journalists who are interested in antiquities.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min: Saqqara still has a lot to offer to the world

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 02:38 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities continues excavation work through various archaeological missions, whether Egyptian or foreign.

Egypt's tourism & antiquities min. embarks on an inspecting tour to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 10:54 GMT

Enany visited the museum in order to follow up on the progress of work there in preparation for receiving the Royal Mummies Parade from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir.

Will Tutankhamun’s mummy be exhibited in the Grand Egyptian Museum?

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 02:46 GMT

The Grand Egyptian Museum will house over 50,000 artifacts, including all the possessions of the Golden Pharaoh, King Tutankhamun, which will be fully displayed in one place for the first time.

Egyptian archaeological mission discoveries wrap-up of 2020

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 02:27 GMT

There are numerous archaeological missions operating in Egypt, but the Egyptian missions headed by Mostafa Waziri, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, had the lion's share of the important archaeological discoveries during the last period.

Saqqara Necropolis discovery wrap-up

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 04:03 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani announced that 59 coffins have been excavated by the Egyptian mission headed by Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri.

Where will Saqqara's newly discovered coffins be displayed?

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 03:02 GMT

The recent archaeological discovery in Saqqara, which was announced by Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in the presence of 60 ambassadors, caught international media outlets' attention.

Mostafa Waziri: The coffins found inside the new well could reach 100

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 02:30 GMT

Waziri pointed out that during the discovery, a wonderful statue made of bronze and inlaid with precious stones was unearthed. The statue dates back to the 26th Dynasty.

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